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Passiflora lutea L.
yellow passionflower



General Information
Symbol: PALU2
Group: Dicot
Family: Passifloraceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Vine
Native Status: L48   N
Data Source and Documentation
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

Images

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Robert H. Mohlenbrock. USDA SCS. 1991. Southern wetland flora: Field office guide to plant species. South National Technical Center, Fort Worth. Courtesy of USDA NRCS Wetland Science Institute. Usage Requirements.

Robert H. Mohlenbrock. USDA SCS. 1991. Southern wetland flora: Field office guide to plant species. South National Technical Center, Fort Worth. Courtesy of USDA NRCS Wetland Science Institute. Usage Requirements.

©Larry Allain. USGS NWRC. Usage Requirements.

©Thomas G. Barnes. Barnes, T.G., and S.W. Francis. 2004. Wildflowers and ferns of Kentucky. University Press of Kentucky. Usage Requirements.

Steve Hurst. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory. United States, MD, Glen Echo. Usage Requirements.

©Robin R. Buckallew. United States, TX, Lewisville. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Monroe Co., Rochester, cultivated. August 28, 2012. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Monroe Co., Rochester, cultivated. August 28, 2012. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Monroe Co., Rochester, cultivated. October 10, 2011. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Monroe Co., Rochester, cultivated. May 29, 2011. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Monroe Co., Rochester, cultivated. September 8, 2012. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Monroe Co., Rochester, cultivated. October 10, 2011. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Monroe Co., Rochester, cultivated. October 10, 2011. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Monroe Co., Rochester, cultivated. August 27, 2012. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Monroe Co., Rochester, cultivated. August 27, 2012. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Monroe Co., Rochester, cultivated. August 27, 2012. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Monroe Co., Rochester, cultivated. August 28, 2012. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, MA, Middlesex Co., Cambridge, Harvard University, cultivated. July 30, 2011. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, MA, Middlesex Co., Cambridge, Harvard University, cultivated. July 30, 2011. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, MA, Middlesex Co., Cambridge, Harvard University, cultivated. July 30, 2011. Usage Requirements.

Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, MA, Middlesex Co., Cambridge, Harvard University, cultivated. July 30, 2011. Usage Requirements.

©Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Monroe Co., Rochester, cultivated. November 13, 2007. Usage Requirements.

©Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, MA, Middlesex Co., Cambridge, Harvard University, cultivated. April 9, 2008. Usage Requirements.

©Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Monroe Co., Rochester, University of Rochester, cultivated. July 2002. Usage Requirements.

©Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Tompkins Co., Ithaca, Cornell University, cultivated. September 2001. Usage Requirements.

©Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Tompkins Co., Ithaca, Cornell University, cultivated. March 2002. Usage Requirements.

©Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Tompkins Co., Ithaca, Cornell University, herbarium specimen. December 2001. Usage Requirements.

©Doug Goldman. USDA-NRCS-NPDT United States, NY, Tompkins Co., Ithaca, Cornell University, cultivated. June 2002. Usage Requirements.

Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 2: 565. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc. Usage Requirements.

USDA NRCS. Wetland flora: Field office illustrated guide to plant species. USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. Provided by NRCS National Wetland Team, Fort Worth, TX. Usage Requirements.

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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
PALUG Passiflora lutea L. var. glabriflora Fernald

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Dilleniidae
Order Violales
Family Passifloraceae – Passion-flower family
Genus Passiflora L. – passionflower
Species Passiflora lutea L. – yellow passionflower

Subordinate Taxa

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Legal Status

Threatened and Endangered Information:
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete protected plant list for that location.
Pennsylvania
passion-flower
Endangered
U.S. Weed Information
Passiflora lutea
yellow passionflower
This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U.S.
SWSS Southern Weed Science Society. 1998. Weeds of the United States and Canada. CD-ROM. Southern Weed Science Society. Champaign, Illinois.

Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Miller Minor

Cover

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds
Miller

Sources

Miller, J.H., and K.V. Miller. 1999. Forest plants of the southeast and their wildlife uses. Southern Weed Science Society.

Description of Values

Value Class Food Cover
High Average 25-50% of diet Regular source of cover
Low 5-10% of diet Infrequently used as cover
Minor 2-5% of diet Sparsely used as cover
Moderate Average 10-25% of diet Occasional source of cover